Planners and policymakers have many options at their disposal to meet the expanding demand for energy services. What combination of these resources is best for delivering reliable and affordable energy services while being good stewards of the environment and promoting economic progress?
Energy sustainability determines the suitability of the communities and the whole global society. The course will teach students the concepts in electrochemical energy storage and conversion and the working mechanisms and applications of a number of popular energy storage devices such as rechargeable batteries, supercapacitors and fuel cells. The application of such energy storage technologies can promote the use of clean energy sources and improve energy efficiency.